Vikings announce dates for preseason games


The Minnesota Vikings announced the dates of the team's 2013 preseason games on Wednesday.

Exhibition action kicks off Friday, August 9 at home against Houston. Games two and three are on the road at Buffalo August 16 and at San Francisco August 25. The preseason closes Thursday, August 29 with a home game against Tennessee.

The regular season schedule hasn't been announced, but the Vikings will have non-divisional games against Carolina, Cleveland, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Washington, Baltimore, Cincinnati, Dallas, New York Giants and Seahawks.

The game against the Steelers will be played in London.

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